The purpose of this resource is to equip students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values to enable them to be informed and confident consumers. This supports The New Zealand Curriculum’s vision for young people to be informed decision makers who can actively contribute to the social and economic well-being of New Zealand. 

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Introduction to Consumer Protection school resources

An introduction to the Consumer Protection school resources.

Year 4-6 resources

Year 4-6 school resources

Students will explore their role, rights and responsibilities as a consumer.   See Year 4-6 resources

Year 7-8 resources

Year 7-8 school resources

Students will examine and describe the factors that influence people’s purchasing decisions. See Year 7-8 resources

Year 9 10 resources

Year 9-10 school resources

Students will recognise that purchasing goods or services involves a contract with terms and conditions. They will outline the steps they can take to remedy a dispute with a retailer. See Year 9-10 resources